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USU Software Asset Management now Oracle Java certified

Effective November 2, 2022, USU Software Asset Management (SAM) is verified for Data Discovery of Oracle Java. Hence, Oracle will accept data from the USU solution instead of deploying Oracle measurement tools in case of the preparation for an audit. Besides Oracle Java SE Desktop and the Java SE Processor

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USU Hybrid Cloud Management (HCM) available

Effective June 9, 2022, USU Hybrid Cloud Management (HCM) is available. This integrated, scalable platform enables you to efficiently control and manage complex hybrid IT infrastructures. It gives you more transparency and control over your hybrid cloud environment which leads to cost efficiency. USU Hybrid Cloud Management supports companies in

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USU License Management 10 available

Effective May 25, 2022, USU License Management 10, a new version of USU Software Asset Management (SAM), is available and is used in our Managed SAM Services. This release delivers faster, deeper management across the broader IT Asset Management (ITAM) view of data assets such as hardware and hybrid. With

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Software Asset Management (SAM) Demo Dashboard

From a technological Software Asset Management (SAM) perspective, data collection is not only about software discovery and license management. With on-premises software, companies face a considerable risk of being under-licensed. With the introduction of online services and browser-based applications you need to control and monitor the actual usage to avoid

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Online Services Optimization

Software as a Service (SaaS) and online services provide many benefits like cost and time saving potential, scalability, accessibility, and compatibility. From a licensing perspective they add complexity to your software asset management, and it is important to manage them transparently. USU’s quick guide gives you expert tips about how

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Business Aligned Software Asset Management (SAM)

Engaging stakeholders is the key to a successful SAM strategy. Create awareness by involving them in your SAM activities to reduce risks, costs and compliance errors, while increasing speed and efficiency. In USU’s recent white paper, you will learn how to build relationships and secure the stakeholders’ support, as well

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Challenges of Software Asset Management (SAM)

Software Asset Management (SAM) is becoming more important for every company. In the past, SAM mostly focused on counting licenses and entitlements. Now, as companies rely on Online Services and hybrid licensing scenarios, SAM is way more complex than ever before. And the pandemic with remote work scenarios even adds

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USU – Software Asset Management Program Guide

Software Asset Management (SAM) cuts costs, saves time, and reduces legal and financial risks. If you are looking to get a SAM program going, the following USU Software Asset Management Program Guide will give you an overview of how to launch SAM. This guide demonstrates the importance and impact of

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USU’s innovative SAM solution for SAP Digital Access

Effective March 15, 2021, USU Software Asset Management (SAM) includes powerful features for estimating SAP Digital Access as the SAM industry’s first solution to do so. Software Asset Management (SAM) is the business strategy for maximizing savings and assuring compliance by actively controlling and automating the purchase, utilization, and deployment

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